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impacted by the sandy high school elementary school shooting. >>> no delays on 695, we are dealing with freezing rain and sleet across the region. a live look in wood lawn where the winter weather arrived. i will let you know how this weather will affect your commute, coming up on good morning maryland. a young girl's desk will be emptied this morning. >> the 10-year-old girl was killed during a house fire. this is the damage left behind, windows blown out , the siding is black , there is a notice of condemnation. the fire broke out saturday night on hayward in dundalk. firefighters say the victim whose friend was inside the home with her mother, grand father and five children when the fire happened. >> everybody was just sitting there. i was hoping she would be okay, they said she was asleep while this was happening. she died. her family is inside the hospital. >> my friend was a nice girl. i miss her. >> investigators say raven died from smoke inhalation and burns. 7 other people who lived in the house made it out. they are expected to be okay. officials still aren't sure whether
by hurricane sandy now back together. ♪ thanks to a little help from the next generation. >>> good evening, much of the world's attention today was focused on a horrific tragedy in brazil, the death toll tonight at least 230 after a fast-moving fire broke out in a crowded nightclub. officials say too many people and too few exits turned the club into a death trap after a rock band's pyrotechnics apparently ignited the ceiling. many patrons were left unable to get out, overwhelmed by the smoke, and in some cases, the flames themselves much the circumstances are eerily similar to some other deadly nightclub fires the past several years, including one in this country. today's tragedy happened in the southern brazilen university town of santa maria. nbc's mike taibbi reports. >> reporter: the kiss nightclub was packed with the usual saturday night crowd when at 2:00 in the morning, a disaster. the ground floor was filled with smoke. club security initially blocked several emergency exits, thinking patrons were leaving without paying and that left only a few ways out. in the ensuing panic, many
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was sandy ei kechlt nchl. sandy and etta stevens had once spent time together, nine months, twin sisters separated at birth. >> my twin sister. >> it is so funny to say it. >> yeah. it is still very strange to say it. >> this was our mom's house. >> born in chicago to an unwed mother whose own mother, an italian immigrant, forced her to give up her twins. etta and sandy were adopted by two different families. >> we were raised in jewish families. we had the same kind of growing up. she loved her adopted parents, as i did. >> i could have met my twin and maybe we didn't get along but we do. >> we do. we do. >> fraternal twins, which is why they don't look-alike. >> delightful to hold in heaven. i think we love to sing. >> they like the same makeup, even the same color. etta innocently wondered about her family's medical history just as illinois opened long-sealed birth records. that's when this birth certificate surfaced and right there, a huge surprise. when sandy eventually saw it, she was confused. i looked at it. i didn't quite understand it. twin. how could i be a twin and not know i
in place emergency laws. a sign of strength or weakness? new jersey, hammered by hurricane sandy, we are back to discover how little progress there has been. >> it is hard to find the words to describe the destruction they see around me. this house is at an angle that is almost comic. >> i guess it is a case of a top toyota? >> 9.8 million vehicles, that is how much they sold last year, enough to regain the top spot in the world. given the massive chinese consumer boycott, how did they manage to dethrone general motors? >> it is 12:00 noon in london, 2:00 p.m. in cairo, 10:00 in the morning in santa maria, where families of those who died in the nightclub fire have begun the grim business of the identifying the bodies of their loved ones. an investigation has started, but there is a suspicion that the fire may have begun when a rock band let off the fireworks. raising troubling questions for the authorities, not least of which is a if the safety is fit for the country set to host the world cup and the olympics in a few years. >> some of the best and brightest of brazil, science stude
changed. what has changed in this country is the continued use of these weapons. for me, sandy hook does an epiphany, sandy hook, who had guns, who kept them asi assume get them in an area -- he got a very powerful weapon and he went out with that weapon and he kill ed with a weapon that had the velocity of which could really rip these -- this was a young man, he apparently knew weapons, he knew how to use weapons, he chose to use them against the most defenseless. here's a question, does government have an obligation to protect those children? i believe we do. >> could you see your way clear to a school security program or to saying, listen, i do think there may be some armed yards at some of these schools? >> of course and there are, 1/3 of the schools in america have school guards. there were two at columbine, they couldn't get to the shooter. and that's the problem with this thing, having school guards really isn't the whole answer. the more you have these weapons, these military style weapons, that with a single slide stock on the ar-15 can be made fully automatic. the minute you ha
to respond to the shooting spree that killed 26 people, including 20 first graders at sandy hook elementary. the mother of 6-year-old noah positer says she supports a new assault weapons ban. >> weapons designed to inflict as much lethal damage as possible have no place in the hands of civilians. and ought to be restricted to law enforcement and the military. the equation is terrifyingly simple. faster weapons equal more fatalities. >> shepard: that's one opinion. but the father of 6-year-old james matoli or i should say matioli. instead of new laws we need to do a better job of enforcing the ones we already have. >> is one more law, i don't care if you named it james' law, i don't want it i believe in simple, few gun laws. i think we have more than enough on the books. we should hold people individually accountable for their actions and we should enforce laws appropriately. and i would say we are not currently enforcing them appropriately. >> shepard: he got a standing ovation from the audience at the hearing which also includes gun rights supporters and weapons manufacturers. today the ne
? yes criminals by definition break the law. what we experienced in sandy hook, did they break the law? of course they broke the law. these 500 individuals who were killed in chicago, they're breaking the law. is one more law, i don't care if you named it james' law, i don't want it. >> megyn: wow. the first we've heard from one of the newtown parents with an opinion like that, we've seen parents come out in favor of gun control, but this is a new and different voice in the chorus. the hearing in hartford is still going on and we're monitoring it and we're going to run mark matoli's remarks as least at this point. and the one saying he thinks it's badly lacking in america today and how it can help prevent future incidents like sandy hook. we're going to run that for you at 1:30 and we're going to have a fair and balanced debate where this goes from here after you listen to mark matioli upcoming. a story in milwaukee also getting attention today as a sheriff there says calling 911 is no longer your best option and he's urging folks in his county to learn how to handle a firearm. coming
to new york tomorrow and that means more misery for victims of super storm sandy. more than three months after the monitor hurricane many residents still do not have power. they're not back in their homes. our national correspondent susan candiotti caught up with one family that is battling the cold and a whole lot of red tape. >> three months into the cleanup following superstorm sandy, a lot of people are still waiting for repairs. and now they have this wintry blast, it's just adding to their misery. now, for some, their heat and power has been turned back on, but for others, well, they're still living with family or friends and still more are living in hotels or apartments being paid for by fema. now, the owner of this house is in a battle with the city. they say it can be repaired and other experts telling her it needs to be demolished. she told us how tough it is on her family. >> it's hard. it's been emotionally hard from the beginning. you first have the shock and you don't realize what's going on and then you basically go through the motions of what you need to do and what you h
of sandy. >>> the husband and brother of a new york woman who's been missing in turkey are in en route to find her. a 33-year-old more of two was traveling alone to fulfill her photography dream. her passport and medical documents were found in her istanbul hotel room. they created this website dedicated to tracking her down. >>> argo winning the top prize at the screen actors guild awards. other big winners jennifer lawrence as best actress. and daniel day-lewis for his portrayal of america's 16th president in "lincoln." >> it occurred to me that it was an actor that murdered abraham lincoln. and therefore somehow it's only fitting every now and then an actor tries to bring him back to life again. >> on the television side the stars of 30 rock alec baldwin and tina fey winning for best actor and best actress in a comedy series. >> you have to see this video of a little boy being rescued from a flooded pickup truck. the story behind this video coming up right after a real quick break. clear, huh? i'm not juice or fancy water. i've got nine grams of protein. that's three times more than
declared a of emergency. seven people were killed on sunday. the victims of superstar sandy may be about to get some relief from the government. it has been almost three months since the storm hit the east coast. the bill was passed by the house last week. president obama said he will sign it as soon as it crosses his desk. >> how would you like your banks at the airport to come to you? united airlines will deliver your bags to your doorstep for a cost. $49.95 for 3 to 8 bags. twitter has a problem. cracker barrel wants to give you a taste of home in your home. jane king has the bloomberg business report. did i read that right? >> good morning. i'm afraid you did. there's some bad news. the weather forecast is better than last year but not enough to cover corn and soybean. cracker barrel wants to sell its own brand of food in grocery stores. this follows similar moves by other restaurants. the s&p and a five-year high. people are talking about dow 14,000. we are not far away. this morning there is a quiet start to things. we'll get returns from yahoo!. have you tried out twitter's new se
on a $51 billion aid package for victims of superstorm sandy. the bill was approved in the house earlier this month. editors expected to approve the measure and send to president obama this week. today, you may want to pay in cash rather than credit. >> to explain that, let's go live to bloomberg headquarters in new york. good morning. >> good morning. you may reconsider whipping up the credit card when shopping. that is because, as of yesterday retail merchant can charge credit card users a surcharge. it is known as a swiit is up to four percent of the total purchase price. it stems from a big class- action lawsuit between credit card companies and retailers from 2005. the killers who do this are required to have notices at the store entrance and registers. you do want to keep looking for that. 10 states do have laws restricting any type of surcharge fees. unfortunately, the district is not included on that list. also, google is getting about 1400 requests a month for user e-mails and documents. the tech giant says it will only go so far to help uncle sam. it is organizing an effort to
. >>> a busy week ahead on capitol hill. on monday the senate will vote on the $50 billion sandy aid bill, and then on tuesday a committee could vote to confirm senator john kerry as secretary of state setting up a full senate vote in early february. wednesday the ceo of the national rifle association will testify at a hearing on gun violence along with gabby giffords husband mark kelly, and thursday is the confirmation hearing for defense secretary nominee chuck hagel. >>> the capitals in town at the verizon center today looking for their first win of the young season against the buffalo sabres. jason pugh has highlights coming up in sports. >>> plus, time running out for these puppies training to be service dogs. why their classes need a new home. >>> and did you get an e-mail from facebook about a cash settlement? don't delete it just yet. it could be >>> one of the boeing 787 dreamliners that caught fire earlier this month had been this the air less than three weeks. the ntsb gave an update on its investigation today. it says the plan had logged less than 200 flight hours before one o
violence prevention and children's safety focusing on issues related to the massacre at sandy hook elementary school. it gives residents a chance to weigh in. there was three subcommittees on school safety, mental health awareness and gun control. >>> lawmakers on capitol hill will tackle gun control. the senate judiciary committee will begin hearings on wednesday following president obama's suggestions to curb gun violence. some of his suggestions include universal background checks and a ban on assault weapons. the president could face opposition from his own party. pro gun democratic senators in alaska, arkansas and montana are all up for reelection in 2014 and have said they are unsure about the president's proposals. >>> today a rally in support of repealing the death penalty in maryland. this afternoon the relatives of five murder victims will join a rally in annapolis. they're supporting the push to repeal the state's death penalty. it's organized by the maryland citizens against state executions. >>> a large barge carrying 80 dpals of oil hit a bridge causing an oil spill i
coming up. >>> freezing temperatures causing more problems for victims of super storm sandy. why residents are waiting so long for repairs. >>> let's give you another live look outside. that is the east shore freeway. interstate 80 westbound, eastbound looking good. time now 6:40. you in heaven. wrapped in luxury. you in action. you in motion. you in luck. play in style. talking stick resort, scottsdale. book now to enjoy cactus league spring training rates. >>> good morning, to you. and welcome back. a good looking starlet to the day but a chilly start to the day getting outdoors this morning it's a cold one. >>> victims of super storm sandy are being tested again. this time by frigid cold temperatures. some gas lines in queens, new york are still not working. people have been forced to resort to space heaters and blankets to stay warm. residents have been flooding the gas company with calls but they say it's difficult for them to come out and make repairs. >> if you're not here you get skipped over and have to wait again. so you have no choice. >> there is one big source of hel
and after super storm sandy he invited residents without power and food over to his house to relax. >>> nearly 0 hikers in a national forest were trapped by raging flood waters. rescue crews had to use cell phone signals to find the people. after six hours of search and rescue, everyone was accounted for. the flood waters came from runoff from heavy rainfall near tucson earlier yesterday. >>> if you want to check out with your visa or mastercard, get ready. you might have to pay a little more. starting today merchants have the option to make you pay the swipe fee. this was recently paid by a merchant to the bank, but now the merchant can make you pay. fees can be as high as 4% of your total bill and will be added in 40 u.s. states. >>> casey anth eony has filed f bankruptcy. central florida news 13 reports that anthony filed for bankruptcy on the same day an appeals court tossed out two of the four misdemeanor charges against her. anthony's liabilities are $13 million with the majority of that stemming from legal fees. >>> after a landmark change in military policy, women will now
to stop donating money to the scouts. a $50 billion disaster aid measure for victims of hurricane sandy moved toward final approval this evening in the u.s. senate. the house passed the bill two weeks ago over the opposition of some conservatives. they wanted offsetting spending cuts to avoid adding to the nation's debt. democrat tom harkin of iowa is the latest member of the u.s. senate to say he's retiring. harkin announced saturday that he won't seek reelection in 2014. he cited his age: he's 73, and would be 81 at the end of another term. harkin was first elected in 1984. his signature legislative work is the 1990 americans with disabilities act. the city of santa maria in southern brazil was in mourning today for 231 people killed in a weekend nightclub fire. police said they'd detained three people in connection with the blaze and were on the hunt for a fourth. we have a report narrated by neil connery of independent television news. >> reporter: the most painful journey has begun. family after family carefully carry those they lost to the funerals of the nightclub fire victims be
that many of these issues ochered. they occur here in a different way after hurricane sandy i paid very close attention to the news. you saw a lot of the same thing this. with in the wake of the storm there would be a wave of panic and society would break down and mob mentality would break down. disaster relief officials were looking for any sign they could find with society breaking down with those voters and usually blowing it out of proportion there were isolated incidents but it was not take deal but it had major ramifications but talk about in the said nora libyans -- citizens of new orleans getting shot because the police assumed they were stealing. it would be nice if there was a period of reflection for disaster relief going forward with the haitian earthquake hit could have been implemented but it is no surprise it did not take place before but it is never too late and a period of reflection now would be a good time. >> three questions. number one, what do you think of the current president? what you think should have happened to those who returned to haiti? what about raw eart
. proceeds will benefit the sandy hook school support fund. >>> tuesday is super bowl media day at the spro dome in new orleans. that's when fans fill the stands to watch their favorite super bowl players get interviewed by the press. >>> wednesday, tax season officially begins, ugh. the irs begins processing individual income tax returns, 1040 forms. other forms can be filed in late february or early march. new tax laws force the irs to update their systems and delay filing season this year. >>> on thursday senate confirmation hearings begin for defense secretary chuck hagel. he has secured support from several key senators but he's expected to face tough questioning from some republican opponents. and friday is expected to be hillary clinton's last day as secretary of state. the exact timing of her departure depends on hearings for john kerry who president obama tapped to replace her. that will do it for me. cnn newsroom continues right now with don lemon. have a great week. >>> hello, everyone. top of the hour. i'm don lemon. thank you so much for joining us. survivors of a nightclub fir
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-capacity magazines and backgrounds for all gun p urchases. the shooting at sandy hook elementary prompted the rally. >> if it can happen in newtown, it is happen in any city, in any state until they make these federal laws. >> reporter: they walked in honor of the 7-year-old, one of the 20 first graders killed in the massacre. a group joined the march on washington to demand safer communities. >> that means getting rid of the guns. >> the police departments are helping. saturday hundreds of people from the west coast to the east coast passed the event. the program here in bridgeport, connecticut, has been going on for a month. officers collected about 600 weapons. >> taken a lot of pistols and assault weapons. >> the gun control battle is leading to huge crowds at gun shows. >> people afraid that the rights have been taken away. >> many say they want to get g uns out of the hands of dangerous people, not take away everyone's rights. cbs news, bridgeport, connecticut. >> the author of the legislation will be on face the nation this morning. californi
tonight. chuck, thanks. >>> it has been exactly three months since hurricane sandy tore up the east coast, and finally tonight, after a four-week delay, the senate gave final approval to a $50 billion aid package to help the region rebuild. this bill was delayed when the clock ran out. you'll recall at the new year on the legislative session before a vote could be scheduled, which sparked outrage on both sides of the political aisle. tens of thousands of people in new york and new jersey, for starters, are still out of their wrecked homes, or living without adequate heat in the dead of winter. >>> now to news of a big reversal being considered tonight by the boy scouts of america. a fundamental change in their long-standing policy toward gay scouts and scout leaders. our justice correspondent, pete williams, broke this story this afternoon. he's with us from our d.c. newsroom with more. pete, good evening. >> reporter: brian, the boy scouts are on the verge of ending their policy of banning gay young people from the program. if approved, it would mark a huge change for an organization tha
congressional approval to more than $50 billion in aid to victims of superstorm sandy. while in new orleans the super bowl next weekend is a mile zone in that city's recovery from hurricane katrina. seven out of ten homes were damaged or destroyed there, and mark strassmann tells us that some residents still don't have them back. >> reporter: this place needs everything. >> yes. >> reporter: wayne and monica ferrier still dream of returning to their gutted home in new orleans east seven years after katrina ruined it. you guys still feel like the evacuees? >> yes, absolutely. >> reporter: seven and a half years is a long time. >> i would never have imagined to be out of my home that long. >> reporter: the ferriers say they would have been back home by now but a fraudulent contractor pocketed their $60 fema and insurance settlement in 2007 and disappeared. >> this is the kitchen. >> reporter: wayne, an accountant and monica, an event coordinator, have rented an apartment ever since. >> it was like, you know, someone walking up to you with a pen and paper. >> reporter: new orleans is a patchwo
that would provide $50 billion for victims of super storm sandy. it is expected to pass. also today a pretrial hearing gets under gay at guantanamo bay. at issue, whether u.s. agents tortured the men to get them to confess. >>> and the misconduct trial against john leopold continues today. on friday, a judge dismissed charges. he used public money for personal reasons. >> president obama publically thanked secretary state hillary clinton during a joint interview. she is days away for leaving her post as top diplomate. they chuckled as they described their close partnership and a possible clinton run in 2016. also talked about how she was able to work for the man who derailed her first attempt to the white house. take a listen. >> in politic ands democracy sometimes you win elections and sometimes you lose. i worked very hard but i lost. and president obama asked me to be secretary of state and i said yes. so this has been an extraordinary opportunity to work with him as a partner and friend, to do our very best on behalf of this country we both love. and it's something i'm going to
. the shooting at sandy hook elementary school last month prompted the rallies. >> if it can happen in newtown, it can happen in any to, any city and any state until they make the federal laws. >> reporter: stacy mccoy blend walked in honor of seven-year- old chase kowalski, one of the 20 first graders killed in the massacre. a group from newtown joined the march on washington to demand safer communities. >> that means getting rid of the guns, get getting rid of the guns. >> reporter: police departments are helping. saturday, mondays -- hundreds of people from the west coast to the east coast packed buyback events. >> $$100. >> reporter: the program here has been going on for a month. the officers have collected about 600 weapons. >> take know a lot of pistols, shot -- taken a lot of pistols and shotguns. >> reporter: it's leading to huge crowds at gun shows. >> people are afraid their gun rights are going to be taken away and they want to get them now. >> reporter: many at the rallies want to get guns out of the hands of dangerous people and not take away everyone's second amendment rights. t
americans are behind her. >> sandy hook, i think, really destroys all of the kind of tails that the nra are trying to weave about, you know, young people and guns. >> president obama revealed in an interview with the new republican, he takes guests skeet shooting at camp david all the time and that quote, i have a profound respect for the traditions of hunting that is back in this country for generations and those who dismiss that out of hand make a big mistake. >> we heard from one of those hunters, congressman paul ryan. >> let's go beyond this debate and go deeper, and what's going on with mental illness and i hop we don't skip past that and recycled ideas failed in the past. >> and congressman marsha blackburn suggested that banning assault weapons had not prevent mass murder. >> do a so-called assault weapons ban is going after a symptom and as teachers have said to me, don't focus on whatever is the weapon, get to the root cause. >> senator feinstein said today she doesn't expect a vote on her proposed gun control legislation for a while. harris. >> harris: peter, thank you. also,
? >> yeah. i don't dot construction as much as i used to. i have sandy here as my foreman who kind of leads the crew and this is my top crew right here. >> gretchen: you came up with the idea because you actually went on a job and a woman said she'd pay you more if you took off your shirt? >> yeah. i was living in l.a. as a struggling actor and model and this client said, wow. if you take off your shirt, i'll pay you double. and i was like, all right. this could actually be a business. >> gretchen: wow. so you started a business. sandy, before you were checking bags at la guardia? >> yeah. i was checking bags 'cause i love airplanes. i love to be around them and that's what i went to school for. rocket scientist, you can call me. >> gretchen: now you're on reality tv. mike, they call you the brains and muscle of the grew. you're getting a law degree? >> yeah. >> gretchen: gauge, you have been a model for jose cuervo and coke and you're the artist? >> i'm the artist of the group. i also have a nonprofit organization, teach film making to kids. >> gretchen: donnie, the comic relief of the gro
senator dianne feinstein and she thinks most americans are behind her. >> sandy hook, i think, really destroys all of the kind of tales that it's nra is trying to weave about young people and guns. >> reporter: president obama revealed in an interview with the new republic, he takes guests skeet shooting all the time and "i have a profound respect for the traditions of hunting that trace back in this condition for generations and i think those who dismiss that out of hand make a big mistake." we heard from congressman paul ryan this morning. >> let's go beyond this debate and get deeper. what's our policy on mental illness? what's going on in our culture that produces this kind of thing? and i hope we don't skip past that and bring out political ideas that recycle failed policies of the past. >> reporter: ryan's republican colleagues, congresswoman marsha backburn says -- >> doing a so-called assault weapons ban is going after a symptom and as teachers have said to me, don't focus on whatever is the weapon. get to the root cause. >> reporter: senator feinstein said she doesn't expect
president obama put forth after the shooting at sandy hook elementary school. eric holder and janet napalitano will be at the meeting. >> thousands of residents get a new voice in annapolis. >> darren swain will be sworn in. he will fill the seat tiffany allston once held. she was removed from office after a plea deal to settle two misconduct cases last year. swain served in the house from 1999 to 2003. he's an assistant vice president for alumni relations. nine after 11:00 now. coming up, new information out on the terrible accident in brazil. 200 people killed in a nightclub fire. three people behind bars. we'll tell you who was arrested in the last few hours. >> plus hillary clinton's last days on the job as secretary of state. is she providing any clues on her future? >> we fell in love with richard schiff in "west wing." now he's hitting the stage in washington. we'll talk to him about his new role and his ties to our area. >>> we have breaking news. we just got pictures in to news 4. you are looking at them right now. this is the story. a manhole exploded forcing crews to shut
. after the massacre at sandy hook elementary school, d.c.'s congressional delegate said the onus is now on ordinary citizens to get involved. >> no more moaning. it's time to do something about it. [ applause ] >> reporter: in the crowd there were a few people who opposed restricting assault weapons or ammunition magazines or requiring background checks for all gun purchases. >> this will not work or make a difference. >> reporter: what will make a difference? >> prosecute guys who commit the crimes. >> reporter: a minister asked the crowd to pray in the direction of the white house for the success of the administration's to control guns. arnie duncan reminded participants it will take more than prayer. >> we'll do everything to make sure we pass legislation to make sure our communities are safer. but we can't do it by ourselves. we need all of you. in we stay together, nothing can stop us. thank you so much and god bless. thank you. >> reporter: the spokesman for the nra did not have an immediate response to the rally. in the past, that group has opposed any further restrictions on gun
those devastated by superstorm sandy. you know the back story. republicans balked at getting money to disaster victims unless costs were offset. the idea enraged northeast governors like republican chris christie. >> disaster relief was something that you didn't play games with, but now in this current atmosphere, everything is the subject of oneupsmanship, everything is a possibility, a piece of bait for the political game. it is why the american people hate congress. >> today survivors will be watching to see if lawmakers actually vote to send $50 billion their way. our national correspondent jason carroll live in hard hit staten island, new york, where people are desperately waiting for that help. good morning. >> reporter: many go, carol. nowhere can that desperation be felt more than here on hamden street in long island. this was a vacant lot. there was a home here that's been demolished yesterday. the other homes, questions on whether they'll be demolished. workers still working on the house. you can see the yellow sign on this door. so many doors in the neighborhood. con edi
for sandy victims, we will take you live to one neighborhood where crews are demolishing homes. >>> horror at the club. and now arrests in the fire that killed more than 200. >>> plus, jonbenet ramsey would have been 23 years old. but now new word that her parents were close to being indicted for her death. >>> and a manhunt under way for an inmate who escaped not once, but twice. and his method is stunning police. the news is now. excuse me, sir i'm gonna have to ask you to power down your little word game. i think your friends will understand. oh no, it's actually my geico app...see? ...i just uh paid my bill. did you really? from the plane? yeah, i can manage my policy, get roadside assistance, pretty much access geico 24/7. sounds a little too good to be true sir. i'll believe that when pigs fly. ok, did she seriously just say that? geico. just click away with our free mobile app. try capzasin-hp. it penetrates deep to block pain signals for hours of relief. capzasin-hp. take the pain out of arthritis. >>> shifting our attention now to cyberspace. trouble is abreuing at the intersectio
for relief three months after hurricane sandy. that's what happened the week before halloween. and that's how long they've been waiting for help. and now help could be coming soon in the form of $50 billion. a federal aid package to be specific. the senate is scheduled to vote today on this very long delay. may i say again, the week before halloween. highly anticipated sands difficult relief package but that aid can't come fast enough for people who are getting through this horrible cold front standing by heaters. trying to rebuild their homes. trying to rebuild their lives. but more importantly, they're just trying to keep warm. jason carroll is right now on staten island. you know, it's hard to believe that it has been this long and that they have suffered through all of the indignities of losing your home and waiting for aid and then this cold snap. what are they saying about this when you talk to them? >> reporter: well, they're december stated. you see evidence of that here on hampton street in staten island. this street when you take a look at that vacant lot there, ashlei ashleigh, it
is bringing money to new orleans. this is the first one they hosted since hurricane sandy. parts of the city still devastated from the hurricane many years ago. they are going to be bringing in a little over $420 million from all of the out-of-towners coming in for the super bowl. and it's not only new orleans raking in the cash but san francisco is, as well. and cbs 5's elissa harrington is live in san francisco with more. good morning. >> reporter: good morning. it's no secret that sports teams bring in money especially when they win. but just how much are we talking about? well, this super bowl, economists estimate that new orleans. host city will make about $435 million. san francisco could see long- term effects of the 49ers success. people who live and work here could make an estimated $120 extra a year in personal income. the reason for this, pumped-up fans are big spenders. winning the super bowl means the city would win, too. fans across the country are expected to spend $11 billion on merchandise, t-shirts, jerseys, hats, food. one
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